Upcoming and Previous Speaking/Teaching Engagements

July 3-August 4, 2012: Visitng supply pastor, St. John the Baptist Anglican Church, Maadi, Cairo, Egypt.

June 25-29, 2012 - Graduate Course:  "Children of Abraham: Perpsectives in Jewish-Christian-Muslim Relations."  The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia.

May 6, 20, 2012 -- "Images of Islam and Muslims in the Media" and "Background and Demographics of Muslim Communities in the United States."  Pleasantville United Church of Christ, Chalfont, PA.

January 8, 15, 22, and 29, 2012 -- 1,400 years of Christian-Muslim conversations about Jesus, God and the Bible.  Upper Dublin Lutheran Church, Ambler, PA.

November 17-18, 2011 -- “The Death of Christ on a Cross”:  A 19th Century Lutheran-Anglican Missionary Tract: Moving Forward from Public Debates to Public Dialogue.” Society of Anglican and Lutheran Theologians (SALT), San Francisco.

November 13, 2011 - "Changing Religious Identities in 21st Century America," Miami Interfaith Coalition of Clergy.  Miami, Florida.

September 11, 18, 25 - "Radical, Reformed, and Progress Islam," Adult Forums.  Upper Dublin Lutheran Church, Ambler, Pennsylvania.

September 11, 2011 – Interfaith Symposium on 9/11, Wissahickon Faith Community Association. Upper Dublin Lutheran Church, Ambler, Pennsylvania.

July 18-20, 2011 – “For God and which Country?: Lutheran Pietists and their Role in 19th Century Anglican Mission Societies in the midst of the “Eastern Question” from 1825-1898,” Aram Conference: Western Missions in the Levant, Oriental Institute, University of Oxford.

June 24, 2011 – “Christian-Muslim Relations.” St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church Youth Group, Grand Rapids, Michigan.  Mission Trip to the North West Philadelphia Interfaith Hospitality Network.

June 5 and 12, 2011 – “Who Speaks for Islam?” Temple Lutheran Church, Pennsauken, New Jersey.

March 25, 2011 -- “Social Discontent in the Arab Middle East.” University Lutheran Church, Philadelphia.

March 10, 2011 – “History of Christian-Muslim Relations and the Park 51 Controversy.” Interfaith Center of Greater Philadelphia, Alternative Spring Break Program.

March 5-7, 2011 -- “Religion and Identity in the Middle East.” Scholar-in-Residence at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Phoenixville, PA

February 18, 2011 -- “Social Discontent in Egypt and the Middle East.” LTSP Public Presentation.